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Willmar seeks to preserve service during airport transition
5 hours 9 min ago
Eric Rudningen, owner of Eric's Aviation Services and also the operations supervisor at the Willmar Municipal Airport, works on a plane's engine Wednesday. Rudningen and a few other businesses based at the airport are able to provide airplane maintenance, an important service while the city seeks a new fixed-base operator. (Shelby Lindrud/Tribune)
Willmar Airport open for business as usual
5 hours 10 min ago
A new trailer, purchased with a grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, will help improve local capacity for caring for companion animals in a disaster. (Anne Polta/Tribune)
New trailer helps Humane Society with disaster preparedness
5 hours 10 min ago
Walk Saturday to show support for Willmar's Muslim community
12 hours 3 min ago
Man sentenced to probation, stayed prison after ramming Swift County sheriff's car
9 hours 55 min ago
Worker at home for vulnerable adults jailed for sexual assault
8 hours 53 min ago
Cattle grazing has proven to be a helpful tool for conservation groups looking to preserve grassland in the region. Grazing, when managed properly, can improve wildlife diversity and soil health. (MPR NEWS)
Minnesota prairie restorers recruit a surprising ally: cows
15 hours 53 min ago
Woman airlifted after Danube crash
13 hours 57 min ago
Heidi Haugen has a green backdrop in the Pennington Mine Pit Lake for a paddleboard yoga class. (BRAINERD DISPATCH)
Paddleboard yoga a hit for Minnesota women
17 hours 41 min ago
Estrada sizzles as Stingers rip Thunder Bay
4 hours 45 min ago
New London Spicer's Jake Damhof scores on a wild pitch in Friday's 13-3 amateur win over Paynesville at Green Lake Diamond in Spicer. Damhof scored twice and had a hit in the win. Clay Cunningham, Tribune.
Big innings propel NLS to win over Pirates
4 hours 55 min ago
Granite Falls' Tyler Kanten takes a cut at a pitch in the second inning of Friday's All-Star game between the Corn Belt and Tomahawk leagues in Bird Island. Jake Schultz, Tribune.
One big inning dooms Corn Belt All-Stars
4 hours 56 min ago
Rand Middleton, longtime West Central Tribune reporter and photographer.
Middleton: Everyday player hangs up spikes
June 30, 2016 - 10:55pm
Minnesota town turns out in force to find missing boy in cornfield
15 hours 30 min ago
Abdullahi Maalm indicates where donations are being accepted at his downtown Willmar store to benefit the families of the two boys who drowned Tuesday in Foot Lake. Checks may be made out to and mailed to Abdilahi Omar, 222 4th Street S.W., Willmar, MN 56201. Idris Hussein, 10, and Ahmed Hashi, 11, were buried Wednesday at Fairview Cemetery. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Alert system aided search for missing Willmar boys
June 30, 2016 - 11:09pm

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